Leach, Sara

Sara Leach is a children’s author in Whistler, BC, Canada. Her latest children’s book, Jake Reynolds: Against the Tide, published by Poppy Productions is now available. Sara’s novel for 9-12 year olds, Count Me In, won the Red Cedar Book Award 2012/13, and Sounds of the Ferry, her most recent picture book, was nominated for the 2012/13 Chocolate Lily Book Award.

Her other books include Warm Up, Mountain Machines, a picture book for preschoolers illustrated by Steven Corvelo, and Jake Reynolds: Chicken or Eagle?, a chapter book for 8-11 year olds. Sara is also a teacher and teacher-librarian in an elementary school. She loves sharing her books and talking about the writing process during school visits and workshops.